logo

Video encyclopedia

1896 Summer Olympics

0:38

Very early film of The Olympics - "Athens 1896"

2:28

Athens 1896: The Games of the I Olympiad

2:59

Top 15 Countries Olympics Medal Ranking (1896 - 2016)

1:46

The First Olympics Athens 1896 - Discus

0:27

1896 Summer Olympics Medal (the first modern Summer Olympics)

The 1896 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the I Olympiad, was the first international Olympic Games held in modern history. Organised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), which had been created by Pierre de Coubertin, it was held in Athens, Greece, from 6 to 15 April 1896.
Explore contextually related video stories in a new eye-catching way. Try Combster now!